NASDAQ:KCAP - KCAP Financial Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$2.65 -0.02 (-0.75 %)
(As of 05/24/2019 02:58 AM ET)
Previous Close$2.67
Today's Range$2.65 - $2.6728
52-Week Range$2.87 - $3.80
Volume37,489 shs
Average Volume237,389 shs
Market Capitalization$98.95 million
P/E Ratio9.81
Dividend Yield10.67%
KCAP Financial, Inc. is a business development company specializing in investments in debt securities portfolio, asset manager affiliates, and CLO fund securities. The firm prefers to invest in senior secured term loans, mezzanine debt, and equity securities primarily in privately-held middle market, and buyout companies. It also invests in debt and subordinated securities issued by CLO Fund Securities. The firm also makes investments in CLO Fund Securities managed by asset managers. Its investments under CLO Fund Securities comprises of minority investment in the subordinated securities or preferred stock of CLO Funds raised and managed by firm's Asset Manager Affiliates. The firm also invests in other investments such as loans to larger, publicly-traded companies, high-yield bonds and distressed debt securities. It also invests in first and second lien term loans. The firm also prefers to invest in secured and unsecured subordinated debt. It also makes acquisitions in businesses complementary to the firm's business. It primarily invests in healthcare, cargo transport, manufacturing, real estate, educate, automotive, agriculture, aerospace/defence, packaging, electronics, finance, non-durable consumer, utilities, insurance, and food and beverage sectors. The firm typically invests $1 million to $20 million in its portfolio companies. It provides senior secured term loans from $2 million to $20 million maturing in five to seven years; second lien term loans from $5 million to $15 million maturing in six to eight years; senior unsecured loans $5 million to $23 million maturing in six to eight years; mezzanine loans from $5 million to $15 million maturing in seven to ten years; and equity investments from $1 to $5 million. The firm targets the companies with EBITDA between $7.5 million and $50 million. While investing in debt securities, it invests in those middle market firms with EBITDA between $10 million and $50 million and/or total debt between $25 million and $150 million. It invests in minority, and majority or control equity positions alongside its private equity sponsor partners. The firm invests through its own balance sheet. KCAP Financial, Inc. was founded in August 2006 and is based in New York, New York.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investors, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryAsset Management & Custody Banks
Current SymbolNASDAQ:KCAP



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$27.09 million
Cash Flow$0.0705 per share
Book Value$4.23 per share


Net Income$-9,570,000.00


Market Cap$98.95 million
Next Earnings DateN/A

KCAP Financial (NASDAQ:KCAP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is KCAP Financial's stock symbol?

KCAP Financial trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "KCAP."

How often does KCAP Financial pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for KCAP Financial?

KCAP Financial declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, March 21st. Stockholders of record on Friday, April 5th will be paid a dividend of $0.10 per share on Friday, April 26th. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 15.09%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 4th. View KCAP Financial's Dividend History.

How were KCAP Financial's earnings last quarter?

KCAP Financial Inc (NASDAQ:KCAP) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 6th. The financial services provider reported $0.08 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.08. The financial services provider had revenue of $7.16 million for the quarter. KCAP Financial had a negative net margin of 35.34% and a positive return on equity of 5.81%. View KCAP Financial's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for KCAP?

1 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for KCAP Financial's stock. Their predictions range from $3.00 to $3.00. On average, they expect KCAP Financial's stock price to reach $3.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 13.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for KCAP Financial.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for KCAP Financial?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for KCAP Financial in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for KCAP Financial.

Has KCAP Financial been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about KCAP stock have been trending very negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. KCAP Financial earned a coverage optimism score of -3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of KCAP Financial's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of KCAP Financial own?

Who are KCAP Financial's key executives?

KCAP Financial's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Dayl W. Pearson, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 65)
  • Mr. Edward Udall Gilpin, Sec., Treasurer & CFO (Age 58)
  • Mr. R. Jon Corless, Chief Investment Officer (Age 67)
  • Mr. Daniel Patrick Gilligan, Interim Chief Compliance Officer, VP & Director of Portfolio Admin. (Age 46)
  • Mr. John S. Kim, Managing Director

Who are KCAP Financial's major shareholders?

KCAP Financial's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Callodine Capital Management LP (4.62%), Advisors Asset Management Inc. (1.20%), Diversified Trust Co (0.73%), Muzinich & Co. Inc. (0.39%), Private Management Group Inc. (0.35%) and Morgan Stanley (0.10%).

Which institutional investors are selling KCAP Financial stock?

KCAP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Private Management Group Inc. and Muzinich & Co. Inc..

Which institutional investors are buying KCAP Financial stock?

KCAP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Callodine Capital Management LP, Advisors Asset Management Inc., Alpine Global Management LLC, Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc., Morgan Stanley, Diversified Trust Co, Creative Planning and Advisor Group Inc..

How do I buy shares of KCAP Financial?

Shares of KCAP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is KCAP Financial's stock price today?

One share of KCAP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.65.

How big of a company is KCAP Financial?

KCAP Financial has a market capitalization of $98.95 million and generates $27.09 million in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $-9,570,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.27 on an earnings per share basis. KCAP Financial employs 13 workers across the globe.

What is KCAP Financial's official website?

The official website for KCAP Financial is

How can I contact KCAP Financial?

KCAP Financial's mailing address is 295 MADISON AVENUE 6TH FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10017. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 212-455-8300.

MarketBeat Community Rating for KCAP Financial (NASDAQ KCAP)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  182 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  290 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  472
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This page was last updated on 5/24/2019 by Staff

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